The Candameña canyon has an enchanting wiew. It is surounded by ecosystems that have different kinds of pines like: pinos, encinos, madroños y juniperos. Mexico´s two tallest waterfalls are here: Basaseachi and piedra volada for this reason it is know as “canyon of the waterfalls”.
People say that king candameña before the arrival of the spanish he ruled the sierra Tarahumara.
Basaseachi, was the beautiful daughter of the king, he wanted her married. To all her suitors he made them do challenges, unfortunately all died. Basaseachi very sad jumped off the canyon. A witch trasnformed her fall in the waterfall seen today.
The impressing tall of water has a height of 246 meters, it´s the principal atractive of this region because it tail horse. This waterfall is considered the tallest of the country.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Tour departs/returns from your Creel hotel|
|DEPARTURE TIME||You decide (recommended from 8am to 3pm)|
|RETURN TIME||You decide (recommended before 7pm in summer and 5pm in winter)|
|WHAT TO BRING||Comfortable lightweight clothing
Good walking shoes or sneakers
Biodegradable sun block